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Libraries Host Events During Give Local York

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April 26, 2019
The second annual Give Local York day of giving will be held on Friday, May 3rd.  Last year's event turned into a community-wide celebration that helped hundreds of nonprofit organizations serving York County including libraries.  “We were overwhelmed by the generosity of community members who donated and came out to show their support at library activities,” says York County Libraries Development Director Janine Pflaum. “Donations made during this 24-hour day of giving helps our libraries provide essential programs and services for community members of all ages.”  Last year alone, York County Libraries hosted 1.5 million visitors and provided 4,800 free programs for children, teens and adults.  
 
York County Libraries are participating in the 2019 Give Local York initiative.  Several libraries will be hosting (or be part of) special activities on May 3rd. The public is welcome to attend.  Events will be held at the following locations: 

Arthur Hufnagel Public Library of Glen Rock
32 Main Street, Glen Rock
1:00 p.m.- 5:00 p.m. Special prizes at the library
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Happy Hour at Glen Rock Mill Inn


Paul SmithLibrary of Southern York County
80 Constitution Avenue, Shrewsbury
8:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. Meet and Greet Library Tour


Dillsburg Senior Center
1 North 2nd Street, Dillsburg
11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. Food Trucks and Activities 


Markets at Hanover
1649 Broadway, Hanover
11:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Community Celebration
11:30 a.m. Story Time with Miss Kelly 


Glatfelter Memorial Library
101 Glenview Road, Spring Grove
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. Spring Grove Community Family-Friendly Festival


East York Festivities
Multiple locations
7:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m., Hallamshire Family Restaurant, $2.00 off coupon with a minimum $10.00 donation.
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m., 
Kreutz Creek Library, Pre-School Story Time with Miss Felicia
11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Springettsbury Township Park, Food Truck Friday, Pop-Up Book Sale
12:00 am – 2:30 pm,  Royal Farms, Wrightsville

3:00 am – 4:30 pm,  Jim Mack’s Ice Cream
5:00 am – 5:30 pm, Greater York Dance, Free Dance Class for early childhood, ages 3-5
5:00 am – 9:00 pm, John Wright Restaurant, First night of patio dining

Martin Library  
159 E. Market Street, York
10:30 am TAFE Presents Rupert Meets Mrs. Tales


Collinsville Community Library 
2632 Delta Road, Brogue
12:00 pm -5:00 pm Enjoy refreshments and meet the South-Central PA Search & Rescue Team.
1:00 - 3:00 pm Join the MIXED NUTS book club to discuss Ginny Moonby Benjamin Ludwig.
 
Village Library
35-C North Main Street, Jacobus
10:00 am - 2:00 pm Enjoy cookies and lemonade at the library. 

Individuals interested in donating during Give Local York can do so during the special events and online from 12:00 a.m. to 11:59:59 p.m. on Friday May 3  at https://givelocalyork.org 
York County Libraries include 13 libraries that provide the latest in print and electronic information, best sellers, Wi-Fi, story times, book discussions and more.  Their librarians are passionate advocates for lifelong learning, providing opportunities and resources for all ages. For library hours, locations and more information, please go to yorklibraries.org.

 

Contact:     
Deb Sullivan, Community Relations Director                                               
York County Libraries
159 E. Market St., York, PA 17401
dsullivan@yorklibraries.org
(717) 849-6931